Ascospore, ends | Ascospore, length | Ascospore, number in each ascus | Ascospore, number of septa | Ascospore, septal constriction | Ascospore, shape | Ascus, shape | Fruiting body, color of dried fruiting body | Fruiting body, outer covering--ascomatal vestiture | Fruiting body, shape | Fruiting body, width | Setae, color

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1. Fruiting body, outer covering--ascomatal vestiture

2Not setose    6Setose    2Subiculum   




2. Fruiting body, color of dried fruiting body

7Black    1Dark brown    2Orangish brown   




3. Fruiting body, shape

8Globose to subglobose    2Turbinate, collapsing when mature   



4. Fruiting body, width

4Large, 200-350 um    5Medium, 150-200 um    1Small, 100-150 um   

5. Setae, color

2Brown    4Dark brown   



6. Ascus, shape

2Clavate    4Cylindrical    4Cylindrical-clavate   




7. Ascospore, number in each ascus

14- or 8-spored    98-spored   



8. Ascospore, shape

1Allantoid    1Cylindrical    2Cylindrical-fusiform    4Fusiform    1Fusiform to clavate    1Long fusiform to filiform   







9. Ascospore, ends

2Asymmetrical ends    1Symmetrical and asymmetrical ends    7Symmetrical ends   




10. Ascospore, number of septa

16    57    48    39    311    312    413    514    415    316    217    2over 17   

11. Ascospore, septal constriction

2Constricted at each septum    8Not constricted at any septum   



12. Ascospore, length

3Long, 65-150 um    3Medium, 50-85 um    5Short, 30-60 um